Cardiovascular Health: The Importance of Measuring Patient-Reported Hlth Status

Updated:May 13,2013
 
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Cardiovascular Health: The Importance of Measuring Patient-Reported Health Status


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  • Helping people live better longer is a key health care goal.
  • Patient-reported health status predicts other health outcomes, informs clinical decisions, helps to target resources, and improves surveillance of the disease burden.
  • Patient-reported health status is a key measure of cardiovascular health outcome.



    Read the full article in Circulation
    Circulation. 2013: published online before print May 6, 2013, 10.1161/CIR.0b013e3182949a2e

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